Holidays excite wrapping paper manufacturer

Job could be on line at office party

Erased: company loses it all when $17,000 worth of computer records disappear

AT&T president replaces head of ailing consumer unit

Home renovations, trips replace traditional gifts

Charities want donors to give stock options

Is U.N. listening?

Asserts Beasley `lied' about banner

Questions call for retirement-age hike

Denounces video poker's comeback

Don't cry for Eva

Gas tax gouge

Urges `Scrooges'

Distances Santa from mall policy

Defends embattled youth program

Poses choice of skating or robbery

Tackle S.C. car rates

Contemplates U.S. global concerns

Let's not legalize pot

Suggests another Christmas shortcut

Innovation has brightened Christmas trees over years

Eilat is suitable place to take a breather

Colonial Williamsburg interpreters re-create slaves' Christmas customs

Lighting up the holidays

Ethnic cards convey cultural diversity

Policing the police: Officers often face inquiry

Husbands of soldiers lack formal support

Golden Hawks take title

Students answer Santa's mail

Booknotes - new book from Aiken native out

Defense drives Panthers

Gifts let congressmen travel

Pets may not be ideal gifts

Business briefs - GIW Industries bought by German subsidiary

Gas prices might keep some home

North Carolina wins Shrine

Edwards' heads-up play results in crown

20th-century technology brings 18th-, 19th-century books to life

Movie actress McQueen remembered for kindness

Releases promised by rebels

Turkey group quietly grows

Inmates' numbers decline

River rivals unequal in tourism

Process is tested at SRS

Aiken hopes art center spurs downtown growth

Redistricting may touch local seats

Romance in uniform - the rules can be blurry

Carolers share joy of season

Spiritual business

'Tis better to give

Cost-cutting crucial for HMO program

Volunteers give good will to mankind

Area Briefs

Two states do battle over tritium production

Parking ticket penalty unclear

Private school begins modestly

Gingrich admits violations

Seasonal favorites - Augusta authors reveal treasured holiday works

Effects of Welfare reform feared

Jaguars use Means to an end result - win

Miss kicks new life into Jags

Teamwork leads Dogs over struggling Cougars

Weary Terps win

DC Webgrrls - `It's like a cigar club for women'

Apple chief says expect `lots of new stuff' in '97

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access

Marty's mischief tickles toddlers with sound-activated control

By rehiring Jobs, Apple Computer tries to put smile back on Mac users

With Jobs' return, Apple goes back to its core

DC Webgrrls - `It's like a cigar club for women'

Encryption still tightly controlled

Apple chief says expect `lots of new stuff' in '97

The Web at warp speed - a primer on fast access